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Medtec Ambulances Continue to Serve Daytona 500

Medtec is supplying two Field Duty Sprinter Type II ambulances and four Field Duty Type II van ambulances on Ford chassis. All six vehicles feature aluminum cabinetry.

Posted Thursday, February 11, 2010

Wisconsin Ambulance Crew Narrowly Miss Being Hostages in Standoff

When medical personnel approached the residence, they saw what appeared to be a man armed with a pistol, and they left, calling police for help, the release said.

Posted Thursday, February 11, 2010

Funeral Saturday for New Mexico Flight Paramedic

John Sutter was killed along with fellow paramedic Anthony Archuleta of El Paso, Texas, and pilot William Montgomery of Avondale, Ariz.

Posted Thursday, February 11, 2010

NAEMT Advocates for Fair Pay and Benefits

One of the common themes we hear from our NAEMT members is the lack of equitable pay for many in our profession, says Jerry Johnston, Immediate Past President of NAEMT and Chair of its Advocacy Committee.

Posted Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Rockford Officials Look at Ambulance Super Users

The top 15 users of Rockford ambulances dialed 911 to request emergency medical transport to hospitals a combined 550 times last year.

Posted Wednesday, February 10, 2010

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Connecticut EMS Describe Power Plant Blast

Hunter's, the state's largest ambulance company, was the first on the scene after Sunday's deadly explosion at the Kleen Energy plant in Middletown.

Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Car Dangles from Oregon Parking Garage

Fire crews secured the car to keep it from falling to the ground until a tow truck could arrive.

Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Drunken Man Steals Wisconsin Ambulance; Patient Still Inside

Fitch-Rona Emergency Medical Service Deputy Chief Dale Dow says the ambulance's emergency brake was on and paramedics were still in the back of the vehicle.

Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Three Hurt in North Dakota Ambulance Rollover

A Jamestown, N.D., ambulance carrying three personnel and an elderly male patient was headed east on Interstate 94 when it rolled at mile marker 341.

Posted Tuesday, February 9, 2010


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